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Daily Archives: 07/05/2017

Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta

2017 Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta - Day 2 © Paul Todd / outsideimages.com

The Helly Hansen National Offshore One Design Regatta kicked into full gear Saturday as 220 teams in 17 classes battled the elements on the Chesapeake Bay. While the NOOD Regatta series has been a springtime fixture in Annapolis for nearly 20 years, this is the first time the classic Ensign class has been part of the annual event. “Chowder” skipper ...

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NYYC Invitational Cup

NYYC Invitational Cup © Oskar Kihlborg http://www.kihlborg.se

This coming September, amateur sailors representing top yacht clubs from five continents will converge on the historic seaport of Newport, R.I., to contest the premiere trophy in Corinthian sailing, the Rolex New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup. The fifth edition of this biennial event, which is scheduled for September 9 to 16 at the New York Yacht Club Harbour Court ...

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America’s Cup

Land Rover BAR competed only on the final day of the fourth Practice Session in Bermuda Harry KH / Land Rover BAR

Sir Ben Ainslie, CEO and Skipper of British America’s Cup Challenger Land Rover BAR has come out on the defensive in a column in the Daily Telegraph after the team’s performance in the latest Practice Session which concluded last Friday week in Bermuda. In that session, the British team competed only on the final day of what turned out to ...

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MC38 Winter Series

Ginger and Maserati and other boat on Pittwater Winter Series RPAYC © Bob Fowler

Two wins apiece in light and fluky winds on Pittwater has the host club’s Dark Star leading Neville Crichton’s Maserati by a point on overall scores after day one of the MC38 Winter Series. A harsh autumn sun and 24 degree day juxtaposed the series’ name for the opening event of a four-part winter pointscore running from May to September ...

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